CPR changes—January 2015 (Brussels I (recast)) [Archived]
CPR changes—January 2015 (Brussels I (recast)) [Archived]

The following Dispute Resolution guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • CPR changes—January 2015 (Brussels I (recast)) [Archived]
  • Definitions
  • Part 6—Service
  • Part 74—enforcement of judgments in different jurisdictions
  • Changes to Practice Direction 74B—enforcement of judgments in different jurisdictions
  • Transitional provisions

ARCHIVED: this archived Practice Note is not maintained and is for background information purposes only. Further, some of the links may not direct you to the provisions as at the date the guidance in this Practice Note was published. For further information on previous and/or subsequent amendments to the CPR, see: CPR Updates—overview and Civil procedure rule committee minutes—overview.

This Practice Note sets out the CPR changes which will come into force on 10 January 2015 as set out in SI 2014/2948. The changes are being brought in to ensure that the CPR provisions take into account the provisions within the Brussels I (recast) regulation which will apply, subject to transitional provisions, from 10 January 2015.

Note: the content within LexisPSL DR refers to the recast regulation as Brussels I (recast). The CPR provisions refer to the same regulation as the Judgments Regulation.

Definitions

CPR definitions
CPR pre 10 January 2015 CPR from 10 January 2015
“the Judgments Regulation” means Council Regulation (EC) No. 44/2001 of 22 December 2000 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters, as amended from time to time and as applied by the Agreement made on 19 October 2005 between